Special Report

States Where the Most People Are Vaccinated

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31. Utah
> Residents who are fully vaccinated as of Oct. 5, 2021: 1,643,039 (52.0% of the pop.)
> Share of vaccine doses administered: 85.6%
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of Oct. 5, 2021: 16,140 per 100,000 people (total: 510,209)
> Population: 3,161,105

These are all the counties in Utah where COVID-19 is slowing (and where it’s still getting worse).

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30. South Dakota
> Residents who are fully vaccinated as of Oct. 5, 2021: 459,518 (52.1% of the pop.)
> Share of vaccine doses administered: 79.9%
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of Oct. 5, 2021: 16,489 per 100,000 people (total: 145,474)
> Population: 882,235

These are all the counties in South Dakota where COVID-19 is slowing (and where it’s still getting worse).

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29. Texas
> Residents who are fully vaccinated as of Oct. 5, 2021: 14,958,248 (52.1% of the pop.)
> Share of vaccine doses administered: 77.7%
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of Oct. 5, 2021: 14,175 per 100,000 people (total: 4,068,619)
> Population: 28,701,845

These are all the counties in Texas where COVID-19 is slowing (and where it’s still getting worse).

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28. Arizona
> Residents who are fully vaccinated as of Oct. 5, 2021: 3,747,008 (52.2% of the pop.)
> Share of vaccine doses administered: 83.3%
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of Oct. 5, 2021: 15,372 per 100,000 people (total: 1,102,422)
> Population: 7,171,646

These are all the counties in Arizona where COVID-19 is slowing (and where it’s still getting worse).

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27. Michigan
> Residents who are fully vaccinated as of Oct. 5, 2021: 5,260,265 (52.6% of the pop.)
> Share of vaccine doses administered: 79.2%
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of Oct. 5, 2021: 11,599 per 100,000 people (total: 1,159,422)
> Population: 9,995,915

These are all the counties in Michigan where COVID-19 is slowing (and where it’s still getting worse).